WTA International tournaments

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The International Tournaments is a category for professional tennis tournaments of Women's Tennis Association from the 2009 WTA Tour onwards, which replaced the previous Tier III and Tier IV categories.

As 18 December 2014, there are 30 tournaments, all knock-out tournaments with a prize money for every event at $250,000 ($500,000 for Shenzhen, Monterrey, Seoul and Tianjin).

Events[edit]

Current tournament[edit]

Tournament Sponsored name City Country Surface Draw First Edition Last Edition
Auckland ASB Classic Auckland  New Zealand Hard 32 2009 -
Shenzhen Shenzhen Open Shenzhen  China Hard 32 2013 -
Hobart Hobart International Hobart  Australia Hard 32 2009 -
Pattaya City PTT Pattaya Open Pattaya City  Thailand Hard 32 2009 -
Rio de Janeiro Rio Open Rio de Janeiro  Brazil Clay (Red) 32 2014 -
Acapulco Abierto Mexicano TELCEL Acapulco  Mexico Hard 32 2009 -
Monterrey Abierto Mexicano Afirme Monterrey  Mexico Hard 32 2009 -
Kuala Lumpur BMW Malaysian Open Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia Hard 32 2010 -
Katowice Katowice Open Katowice  Poland Hard (i) 32 2013 -
Bogotá Copa Colsanitas Bogotá  Colombia Clay (Red) 32 2009 -
Marrakech Marrakech Grand Prix Marrakech  Morocco Clay (Red) 32 2009 -
Prague Sparta Prague Open Prague  Czech Republic Clay (Red) 32 2015 -
Strasbourg Internationaux de Strasbourg Strasbourg  France Clay (Red) 32 2009 -
Nürnberg Nurnberger Versicherungscup Nürnberg  Germany Clay (Red) 32 2013 -
Nottingham Aegon Nottingham Open Nottingham  United Kingdom Grass 32 2015 -
's-Hertogenbosch Topshelf Open 's-Hertogenbosch  Netherlands Grass 32 2009 -
Bucharest BRD Bucharest Open Bucharest  Romania Clay (Red) 32 2014 -
Båstad Swedish Open Båstad  Sweden Clay (Red) 32 2009 -
Istanbul Istanbul Cup Istanbul  Turkey Hard 32 2009 -
Bad Gastein Gastein Ladies Bad Gastein  Austria Clay (Red) 32 2009 -
Baku Baku Cup Baku  Azerbaijan Hard 32 2011 -
Florianópolis Brasil Tennis Cup Florianópolis  Brazil Hard 32 2013 -
Washington D.C. Citi Open Washington D.C.  United States Hard 32 2011 -
Québec City Tournoi de Québec Québec City  Canada Carpet (i) 32 2009 -
Osaka Japan Women's Open Osaka  Japan Hard 32 2009 -
Seoul Kia Korea Open Seoul  South Korea Hard 32 2009 -
Guangzhou Guangzhou International Women's Open Guangzhou  China Hard 32 2009 -
Tashkent Tashkent Open Tashkent  Uzbekistan Hard 32 2009 -
Tianjin Tianjin Open Tianjin  China Hard 32 2014 -
Hong Kong Hong Kong Open Hong Kong  Hong Kong Hard 32 2014 -
Linz Generali ladies Linz Linz  Austria Hard (i) 32 2009 -
Luxembourg City BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Luxembourg City  Luxembourg Hard (i) 32 2009 -
Zhuhai WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai  China Hard (i) 12 2015 -

Previous tournament[edit]

Tournament Sponsored name City Country Surface Draw First Edition Last Edition
Ponte Vedra Beach MPS Group Championships Ponte Vedra Beach  United States Clay (Green) 32 2009 2010
Portorož Banka Koper Slovenia Open Portorož  Slovenia Hard 32 2009 2010
Brisbane Brisbane International Brisbane  Australia Hard 32 2009 2011
Marbella Andalucia Tennis Experience Marbella  Spain Clay (Red) 32 2009 2011
Barcelona Barcelona Ladies Open Barcelona  Spain Clay (Red) 32 2009 2012
Memphis U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships Memphis  United States Hard (i) 32 2009 2013
Birmingham Birmingham Classic Birmingham  United Kingdom Grass 56 2009 2013
Copenhagen e-Boks Open Copenhagen  Denmark Hard (i) 32 2010 2012
Dallas Texas Tennis Open Dallas  United States Hard 32 2011 2012
Budapest Budapest Grand Prix Budapest  Hungary Clay (Red) 32 2009 2013
Palermo Internazionali Femminili di Palermo Palermo  Italy Clay (Red) 32 2009 2013
Estoril Portugal Open Estoril  Portugal Clay (Red) 32 2009 2014
Bali WTA Tournament of Champions Bali  Indonesia Hard (i) 8 2009 2011
Sofia WTA Tournament of Champions Sofia  Bulgaria Hard (i) 8 2012 2014

Winners by tournament[edit]

Singles[edit]

Current tournaments[edit]

YEAR 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
New Zealand Auckland Russia E. Dementieva (1/1) Belgium Wickmayer (3/3) Hungary G. Arn (1/1) China J. Zheng (1/1) Poland A. Radwańska (1/2) Serbia Ivanovic (4/5) United States V. Williams (4/4)
China Shenzhen Not an Event China Li (2/3) China Li (3/3) Romania Halep (6/6)
Australia Hobart Czech Republic P. Kvitová (1/3) Ukraine A. Bondarenko (1/1) Australia Gajdošová (2/2) Germany M. Barthel (1/2) Russia E. Vesnina (1/1) Spain G. Muguruza (1/1) United Kingdom Watson (2/2)
Thailand Pattaya City Russia V. Zvonareva (1/3) Russia Zvonareva (2/3) Slovakia D. Hantuchová (1/4) Slovakia Hantuchová (2/4) Russia M. Kirilenko (1/1) Russia E. Makarova (1/1) Slovakia Hantuchová (4/4)
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Not an Event Japan K. Nara (1/1) Italy Errani (6/6)
Mexico Acapulco United States V. Williams (1/4) United States V. Williams (2/4) Argentina G. Dulko (1/1) Italy S. Errani (1/6) Italy Errani (5/6) Slovakia D. Cibulková (1/1) Switzerland Bacsinszky (2/3)
Mexico Monterrey France M. Bartoli (1/2) Russia A. Pavlyuchenkova (1/5) Russia Pavlyuchenkova (3/5) Hungary T. Babos (1/1) Russia Pavlyuchenkova (4/5) Serbia Ivanovic (5/5) Switzerland Bacsinszky (3/3)
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Not an Event Russia A. Kleybanova (1/2) Australia J. Dokic (1/1) Chinese Taipei Sw. Hsieh (1/2) Czech Republic Ka. Plíšková (1/4) Croatia D. Vekić (1/1) Denmark Wozniacki (8/8)
Poland Katowice Not an Event Italy Vinci (7/8) France Cornet (3/3) Slovakia A.K. Schmiedlová (1/1)
Colombia Bogotá Spain MJ. Martínez Sánchez (1/4) Venezuela M. Duque-Mariño (1/1) Spain L. Domínguez Lino (1/1) Spain L. Arruabarrena (1/1) Serbia Janković (2/2) France C. Garcia (1/1) Brazil T. Pereira (1/1)
Morocco Marrakech Spain A. Medina Garrigues (1/3) Czech Republic I. Benešová (1/1) Italy A. Brianti (1/1) Netherlands K. Bertens (1/1) Italy Schiavone (3/3) Spain MT. Torró Flor (1/1) Ukraine Svitolina (3/3)
Czech Republic Prague Not an Event Czech Republic Ka. Plíšková (4/4)
France Strasbourg France A. Rezaï (1/3) Russia Sharapova (2/2) Germany Petkovic (2/4) Italy Schiavone (2/3) France Cornet (2/3) Puerto Rico M. Puig (1/1)
Germany Nürnberg Not an Event Romania S. Halep (1/6) Canada E. Bouchard (1/1)
United Kingdom Nottingham Not an Event
Netherlands 's-Hertogenbosch Thailand T. Tanasugarn (1/2) Belgium J. Henin (1/1) Italy Vinci (4/8) Russia Petrova (2/3) Romania Halep (2/6) United States C. Vandeweghe (1/1)
Romania Bucharest Not an Event Romania Halep (5/6)
Sweden Båstad Spain Martínez Sánchez (2/4) France Rezaï (3/3) Slovenia P. Hercog (1/2) Slovenia Hercog (2/2) United States S. Williams (1/1) Germany Barthel (2/2)
Turkey Istanbul Russia V. Dushevina (1/1) Russia Pavlyuchenkova (2/5) Not held Denmark Wozniacki (7/8)
Austria Bad Gastein Germany A. Petkovic (1/4) Germany J. Görges (1/1) Spain Martínez Sánchez (3/4) France A. Cornet (1/3) Austria Y. Meusburger (1/1) Germany Petkovic (3/4)
Azerbaijan Baku Not held Russia Zvonareva (3/3) Serbia B. Jovanovski (1/2) Ukraine E. Svitolina (1/3) Ukraine Svitolina (2/3)
Brazil Florianópolis Not an Event Romania M. Niculescu (1/2) Czech Republic K. Zakopalová (1/1)
United States Washington D.C. Not an Event Russia N. Petrova (1/3) Slovakia Rybáriková (3/4) Slovakia Rybáriková (4/4) Russia S. Kuznetsova (1/1)
Canada Québec City Hungary M. Czink (1/1) Austria T. Paszek (1/1) Czech Republic B. Záhlavová-Strýcová (1/1) Belgium K. Flipkens (1/1) Czech Republic L. Šafářová (1/1) Croatia M. Lučić-Baroni (1/1)
Japan Osaka Australia S. Stosur (1/3) Thailand Tanasugarn (2/2) France Bartoli (2/2) United Kingdom H. Watson (1/2) Australia Stosur (2/3) Australia Stosur (3/3)
Korea Seoul Japan K. Date-Krumm (1/1) Russia Kleybanova (2/2) Spain Martínez Sánchez (4/4) Denmark Wozniacki (5/8) Poland A. Radwańska (2/2) Czech Republic Ka. Plíšková (2/4)
China Guangzhou Israel S. Pe'er (1/2) Australia J. Gajdošová (1/2) South Africa C. Scheepers (1/1) Chinese Taipei Hsieh (2/2) China S. Zhang (1/1) Romania Niculescu (2/2)
Uzbekistan Tashkent Israel Pe'er (2/2) Russia A. Kudryavtseva (1/1) Russia K. Pervak (1/1) Romania IC. Begu (1/1) Serbia Jovanovski (2/2) Italy K. Knapp (1/1)
China Tianjin Not an Event United States A. Riske (1/1)
Hong Kong Hong Kong Not an Event Germany Lisicki (3/3)
Austria Linz Belgium Wickmayer (2/3) Serbia A. Ivanovic (1/5) Czech Republic Kvitová (3/3) Belarus Azarenka (5/5) Germany Kerber (2/2) Czech Republic Ka. Plíšková (3/4)
Luxembourg Luxembourg City Switzerland T. Bacsinszky (1/3) Italy Vinci (2/8) Belarus Azarenka (4/5) United States V. Williams (3/4) Denmark Wozniacki (6/8) Germany A. Beck (1/1)
China Zhuhai Not an Event

Previous tournaments[edit]

YEAR 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United States Ponte Vedra Beach Denmark C. Wozniacki (1/8) Denmark Wozniacki (2/8) Not an Event
Slovenia Portorož Russia D. Safina (1/1) Russia A. Chakvetadze (1/1) Not an Event
Australia Brisbane Belarus V. Azarenka (1/5) Belgium K. Clijsters (1/1) Czech Republic Kvitová (2/3) WTA Premier Event
Spain Marbella Serbia J. Janković (1/2) Italy Pennetta (2/2) Belarus Azarenka (3/5) Not an Event
Spain Barcelona Italy R. Vinci (1/8) Italy F. Schiavone (1/3) Italy Vinci (3/8) Italy Errani (2/6) Not an Event
United States Memphis Belarus Azarenka (2/5) Russia M. Sharapova (1/2) Slovakia Rybáriková (2/4) Sweden S. Arvidsson (1/1) New Zealand M. Erakovic (1/1) Not an Event
United Kingdom Birmingham Slovakia M. Rybáriková (1/4) China N. Li (1/3) Germany S. Lisicki (1/3) United States M. Oudin (1/1) Slovakia Hantuchová (3/4) WTA Premier Event
Denmark Copenhagen Not an Event Denmark Wozniacki (3/8) Denmark Wozniacki (4/8) Germany A. Kerber (1/2) Not an Event
United States Dallas Not an Event Germany Lisicki (2/3) Italy Vinci (6/8) Not an Event
Hungary Budapest Hungary Á. Szávay (1/2) Hungary Szávay (2/2) Italy Vinci (5/8) Italy Errani (3/6) Romania Halep (3/6) Not an Event
Italy Palermo Italy F. Pennetta (1/2) Estonia K. Kanepi (1/2) Spain Medina Garrigues (3/3) Italy Errani (4/6) Italy Vinci (8/8) Not an Event
Portugal Estoril Belgium Y. Wickmayer (1/3) Latvia A. Sevastova (1/1) Spain Medina Garrigues (2/3) Estonia Kanepi (2/2) Russia Pavlyuchenkova (5/5) Spain C. Suárez Navarro (1/1) Not an Event
Indonesia Bali
Bulgaria Sofia
France Rezaï (2/3) Serbia Ivanovic (2/5) Serbia Ivanovic (3/5) Russia Petrova (3/3) Romania Halep (4/6) Germany Petkovic (4/4) Not an Event

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